Chakrata is bountiful in natural beauty and one of the best places in India for spelunking i.e. cave exploration. There are a lot of caves spread over the entire region. Most of them are formed out of the limestone rocks and have stunning stalagmite and stalactite formations. The cave sites are present near Tiger Falls in Chakrata and in nearby areas of Budher (30km from Chakrata) and Sahiya (14km from Chakrata). Bhuder Caves, located at 30km from Chakrata, are also known as Miola Caves after a German national who is credited with discovering them.Budher is a place famous for its historic caves, Bhuder Caves. These caves are also well known by the name of Miola Caves as a German national, Miola discovered the caves. Bhuder Caves are still unexplored due to unknown, difficult track. Legends believe that Bhuder Caves were built by Pandavas of Mahabharat epic and more than 150 kms in length.
The cave system is 150m long and according to local legends was built by the Pandavas during the Mahabharata period. Ideal for the adventure junkies, these caves are not to be missed and give you tales for a lifetime. Some of them are waterlogged, inhabited by bats and a little tricky. So it is advised to explore these caves on a guided tour with proper gear. Have Fun!